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Personal Injury Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Personal Injury

Our Ohio personal injury lawyers help injured individuals – and their families – put their lives back together after a serious injury, illness or wrongful death. Whether it involves a car or trucking accident, a daycare injury, or even a catastrophic injury and wrongful death, we’ll fight to secure the compensation you deserve for your suffering as a result of another’s negligence.

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Dangerous Drug Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Dangerous Drugs & Medical Devices

Our Ohio mass tort attorneys have fought for thousands of consumers who’ve suffered serious side effects from dangerous drugs, or who’ve been hurt by a  defective medical device. Our team of trial lawyers, paralegals, and nurses have extensive experience with these cases, which can be incredibly complex and involve litigation against some of the world’s most powerful companies.

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Sexual Abuse, Assault, & Harassment - Burg Simpson Ohio

Sexual Abuse, Assault, & Harassment

If you or a loved one has been the victim of sexual abuse, assault, or harassment from a teacher, a co-worker, or someone in a postition of trust, it’s important that you act quickly. Our sexual abuse lawyers at Burg Simpson Ohio can help you pursue the justice that you are entitled to.

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  • Sexual Abuse & Assault in Sports
  • Sexual Abuse & Assault by Teachers
  • Sexual Abuse & Assault by Medical Professionals
  • Sexual Abuse & Assault by Spiritual Leaders
  • Sexual Abuse, Assault, & Harassment in the Workplace
Employment Law Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Employment Law

Both federal and state law dictate the ground rules for employment compensation. The Fair Labor Standards Act establishes employment practices in the areas of minimum wage and overtime pay. Our Ohio employment law office offers guidance on minimum wage and overtime pay, among others. While the law doesn’t compel employers to provide things such as meal or rest breaks, certain conditions must be maintained during working hours to qualify for exclusion from compensable hours worked.

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Commercial Litigation Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Business / Commercial Litigation

Burg Simpson’s business litigation division in Ohio handles a broad range of corporate legal matters. We’ve handled cases such as class action suits, whistleblower, and qui tam actions, as well as product liability issues. This area of law is complex and includes any sort of disagreement that arises within the confines of doing business. We’re here to help multi-national corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, sole proprietorship’s and more.

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Consumer Product Liability Attorneys - Burg Simpson Ohio

Consumer Litigation / Class Action

Burg Simpson Ohio is a product liability law firm that represents consumers injured by any number of products, such as smoke detectors to farm tractors. Our experienced Ohio attorneys help our clients obtain justice with class action claims and rebuild the lives of families who’ve suffered because of another’s negligence. Our team helps clients navigate the many legal issues that surround products liability claims, including expert retention and evaluation of product defects, insurance claims, and more.

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Burg Simpson Shareholder Mari K. Perczak Set to Speak at Construction Law Event

 April 19, 2018

Burg Simpson Shareholder Mari K. Perczak Set to Speak at Construction Law Event

Burg Simpson Shareholder Mari K. Perczak will be a featured panelist at a one-day Construction Law conference on April 30 at the Embassy Suites Denver. View the Construction Law event brochure here for information and scheduling. The continuing education event, sponsored by CLE International, is targeted at a variety of construction professionals, including attorneys, owners, contractors,… Read more »

Burg Simpson Beats Big Banks Again

 April 17, 2018

Burg Simpson Beats Big Banks Again

National trial firm Burg Simpson, known for its role in holding big banks accountable for their bad acts in the mortgage-backed securities and collateralized debt obligation collapse of 2007-2008 where $7 trillion in worldwide wealth was lost, has prevailed against a big bank yet again. This time it was against UBS, in a FINRA securities… Read more »

Martindale-Hubbell Honors Nick D. Fogel

 April 16, 2018

Martindale-Hubbell Honors Nick D. Fogel

Industry awards are nice, but few mean as much as accolades from your own peers. That’s what shareholder Nick D. Fogel earned as he became the latest Burg Simpson attorney to receive a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating, “awarded to only those lawyers with the highest ethical standards and professional ability.” Only about 10… Read more »

Michael S. Burg Blasts Trump Administration Handling of CFPB

 April 12, 2018

Michael S. Burg Blasts Trump Administration Handling of CFPB

The Trump Administration has taken aim at one of the few remaining protections for American consumers: the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Burg Simpson founding shareholder Michael S. Burg says consumers should be very concerned. “I think what they’ve done is strip away the original intent,” of the bureau as a watchdog, Michael told “Morning Briefing”… Read more »

Cincinnati Injury Attorney – Ohio Burg Simpson

 April 18, 2018

Vaping Battery Could Go Up In Smoke

Vaping devices have become wildly popular; however, they could pose a fire risk. A few days ago, the R.J. Reynolds Vapor Company initiated a recall of all Vuse Vibe power units due to customer complaints about malfunctioning/ overheating batteries. This recall affects an estimated 2.6 million power units. FDA Recall Notice Overheating batteries pose a… Read more »

Ohio Burg Simpson - LuLaRoe Failure to Refund

 March 16, 2018

Burg Simpson Investigates LuLaRoe’s Failure to Refund Ohio and Kentucky Fashion Retailers and Consultants

Attention Kentucky and Ohio LuLaRoe Fashion Retailers and Consultants! Burg Simpson is investigating LuLaRoe for failing to honor its agreement to refund Consultants for unsold inventory. To entice individuals to become LuLaRoe Consultants, LuLaRoe made a buy-back promise. The buy-back promise consisted of a return policy, by which Consultants who wished to stop selling for… Read more »

Spectrum Lawsuit - Civil Litigation Attorney – Burg Simpson Ohio

 March 15, 2018

Spectrum (Time Warner Cable) Internet Slowdown Lawsuit

Many businesses rely on providing their employees and customers with access to reliable high speed internet and are willing to pay higher fees to obtain such service; however, businesses that paid for Time Warner Cable (now Spectrum) cable internet services may not be getting what they bargained for. Businesses with Spectrum internet service may be… Read more »

Sexual Abuse Allegations Target USA Swimming - Sexual Abuse Lawyers – Ohio Burg Simpson

 February 27, 2018

Sexual Abuse Allegations Target USA Swimming

With the victim impact statements from serial child molester and former Olympic Gymnastics Coach Larry Nassar’s sentencing still ringing in our collective ears, the Orange County Register reported this month that USA Swimming has ignored or covered up hundreds of cases of sexual abuse over the last few decades. A Culture of Abuse Specifically, the… Read more »

Protecting Your Legal Rights

 November 30, 2016

Protecting Your Legal Rights

At Burg Simpson Ohio, we’re dedicated to protecting the rights of those who have been injured by the negligence or bad conduct of others. If you’ve been injured or lost a loved one due to a defective product, dangerous medication or auto accident, you need to make sure your legal rights are protected. Call our… Read more »

Burg Simpson Legal Minute: Generic Drugs vs. Brand Name Drugs

 March 12, 2014

Burg Simpson Legal Minute: Generic Drugs vs. Brand Name Drugs

If you suffer a side effect from your medication, if you’re taking a generic drug, you can’t file a lawsuit for personal injury. Only the name brand drug company has to monitor safety and update warnings. The generic drug companies only have to be the same as the name brand drug company, and therefore they… Read more »

Janet Abaray on the Value of a Degree in English

 December 13, 2013

Janet Abaray on the Value of a Degree in English

Janet Abaray, Burg Simpson Ohio Managing Shareholder, shares how a degree in English Literature has helped her further her success as a trial lawyer. Ms. Abaray is an alumna of the University of Cincinnati where she graduated with a Bachelors of Arts with a Major in English & Comparative Literature.

Depakote / Depakene and Increased Risk of Birth Defects

 April 11, 2013

Depakote / Depakene and Increased Risk of Birth Defects

Anti-seizure medicines have been known to increase the risk of birth defects. Attorney Janet Abaray explains what’s different about Depakote/Depakene. If your child was affected, you may be eligible for compensation. For more information, contact Burg Simpson at 1-800-713-9340.

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